Travel & Tourism
Ooni of Ife to turn ancient town to tourism haven
The Ooni of Ile- Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, has pledged to turn the ancient city into a tourism haven to boost its economy and occupy its pride of place. Ogunwusi, represented by Mr Moses Olafare, the Director of Media and Public Affairs to the Ooni....
Istanbul… Where Europe meets Asia
With the number of Nigerians that played and currently play for Turkish football clubs, coupled with quest by our ladies for fabrics from that nation, Turkey is easily a household name to most Nigerians.
Lagos agog as Glo sponsored ‘One Lagos Fiesta’ winds up tonight
The initiative introduced by the government of governor Akinwumi Ambode last year to round off the year and usher in a new one in a mood of excitement is being supported for a second year running by telecommunications company, Globacom.
The Game Of Kings goes to Ibadan
First organised as a club in the world by the British tea planters at Silchar, today the oldest existing club is Calcutta Polo Club, which has heavily influenced the British Army officers, who brought the sport back to England in the 1870s.
Expert urges FG to improve on tourism investment plans in 2017
Mr Isaac Moses, the Group Managing Director, Goge Africa and Goge Foundation, on Friday, urged the Federal Government to improve on its tourism investment plans in 2017.
Dubai Shopping Festival beckons
All is now set for the 22nd edition of the yearly Dubai Shopping Festival (DSF), which opens on December 26 and runs till end of January 2017. The festival, which will be the longest running edition ...
At Akwaaba, Dubai tourism reaffirms commitment to Nigerian market
Since the unification of the UAE’s seven emirates in 1972, when Ras Al Khaimah finally joined Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Sharjah, Ajman, Umm Al Quwain and Fujairah to form a federation, the country has made its mark in the world as a leading tourism destination.
NIHOTOUR tasks journalists, security agents on Brand Nigeria
Meanwhile, the Minister is of the opinion that the Nigerian government has demonstrated that it has the political will to drive sustainable tourism in the country.
NTDC inaugurates committee to drive project tourism
“The aim is to promote growth and development of tourism, attract investment, participation and expansion of the tourism industry in Nigeria as key economic sector and foreign revenue spinner”, she said.